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Kiwi retailers shocked at slavery claims
Kiwi retailers shocked at slavery claims

Popular pet food brands sold in New Zealand have been caught up in disturbing claims of slavery on the high seas.

Spying inquiry a 'good thing' - Key

An inquiry into NZ’s electronic surveillance agency has been launched, and Prime Minister John Key says he has "absolutely…

Seafood from slaves locked in cages

A year long investigation has uncovered disturbing evidence of slavery in the Asian fishing industry.

Man unfairly dismissed after dining with escorts

A man who was fired for inappropriate behaviour on a work trip to Thailand, including racking up expenses while dining with…

Cotton On backs down on tea break plan
Cotton On backs down on tea break plan

Fashion retail chain Cotton On has backed down on a plan to have employees individually negotiate a tea and lunch break.

Chain targets tea breaks
Chain targets tea breaks

High street fashion chain Cotton On has become the first company to attempt to invoke the Government's 'tea break' law…

Supermarket chains in expansion mode
Supermarket chains in expansion mode

Expansion by the two dominant supermarket chains has moved into a new phase, with more than $300 million of work under way…

How spy agency homed in on Groser's rivals
How spy agency homed in on Groser's rivals

A top secret document reveals New Zealand's surveillance agency spied on candidates vying to be the director-general of…

Employment

Work/life balance drives Kiwis
Work/life balance drives Kiwis

Kiwi job-seekers are considering work/life balance - not salary - as their primary motivator, according…

Tips for women entrepreneurs

Sometimes to start a business, you just have to take that first step. Joyce E.A Russell offers tips for women to take the…

Warehouse says 63pc of staff on 'career wage'

Mark Powell, chief executive of retailer Warehouse Group, says he hopes to eventually see someone promoted to his role that…

John Armstrong: New stats on jobs in Northland

Nearly 90 per cent of the 7500 new jobs created in the Northland region last year were full-time jobs, according to the…

More jobs than candidates
More jobs than candidates

A shortage in skilled managers and workers is a growing problem for New Zealand, say employers and recruiters…

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Management

Hacking attacks need new tactics Hacking attacks need new tactics

In the pre-Christmas retail frenzy of 2013, US retail…

Corruption a growing NZ issue Corruption a growing NZ issue

34 per cent of respondents working for organisations…

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